Tag - archaeology

Your Weekend Justice #44: In Your Face

And we’re back. Please note: this podcast, if you haven’t figured it out, is profane and not safe for consumption by children or animals. Or sentient creatures of any sort. You can’t say we didn’t warn you. [audio:]...

Win Standing With Stones on DVD!

So The Disinformation Company is putting out a docu about Megalithic Britain, which is more than a cool name for a band, it’s a reality. Here’s what they have to say for themselves: There are about 1,000 stone circles in the...

Win Real Tomb Hunters on DVD!

So how do real life archaeologists stack up against the likes of Indiana Jones? Well, I can tell you that their lives aren’t as goofy as the fourth film. But beyond that, if you want to get at the truth behind the history then give...

Anasazi House, Soon To Be In The Middle of a...

The site of a single-family Anasazi dwelling dating back 1200 years has been found near Kanab, Utah. It was found by surveyors two years ago while they were prepping for a road project. The resulting excavation finished last month. The site...

Shakespeare’s First Theatre Found...

So they’ve found Shakespeare’s first theatre. Well, not, you know, intact, like it was tucked away in someone’s attic. Some brick bits, apparently. And it was called The Theatre. And we assume that means it was the only...

Vampire Pinned Under Rocks For Four...

Well, this is a new one on me–how do you keep a vampire down in its grave? Cross or crucifix? Holy water? Silver? Running water? A copy of John Carpenter’s Vampires? Nope. Just big stones. That’s right–they found a...

Stuff: Steiff You Need to Know

Sometimes stuff happens. And you actually need to know about it. But you could do without 500 words on the subject. We’re here to help. Archaeologists have found a shopping centre in Britain that dates back to Roman times. This is in a...